Venue in the Village

About the Venue in the Village

Long-term, regular hirings from village groups or other organisations are welcomed and slots can be reserved for your group or activity.

There are 110 chairs and 20 tables available in the venue for the use of hirer’s. In addition kitchen facilities are available that open up into the venue if required. The kitchen has a microwave, a fridge, a tea urn, kettles, cups/saucers and plates all available at no extra charge during the hire period.

Car Parking is provided on site and all hiring charges will include heating etc.

You are not permitted to smoke or use vape devices within the venue or grounds.

Full Terms and conditions for hiring the venue can be found here

If you wish to hire the Venue int he Village you are advised to book early as it is very popular.

Booking the Venue in the Village

Standard Rate

Monday to Friday – 08.00 – 16.00hrs £15 per hr (Payable in advance)
Monday to Friday – 16.00 – 23.00hrs £18 per hr (Payable in advance)

Please note there is a minimum hire of 2 hours.

Party Rate – one off hires

Monday to Sunday – 08.00 – 23.00hrs £25 per hr (Payable in advance)

Please note there is a minimum hire of 2 hours.

Wedding Receptions – £250

Wedding reception time frame includes the hire of the hall from the evening of the prior date of the reception to allow the hirer to set up the hall, the whole day on which the reception is to be held, and includes the morning after the reception up to 12.00hrs midday to allow time for removal of any property brought into the venue and for the hall to be left in the same clean and tidy condition it was supplied.

To book the Venue in the Village please use the contact form or email

Please note:

  • The venue can hold up to 120 people.
  • There is a kettle and microwave, but not cooking appliances.
  • You may bring your own food and drinks, outside caterers or licensed mobile bar. The venue does not have a licence.
  • The venue ceiling  height is 3m.
  • The venue warden will meet you at the start and finish of your booking as we do not give out keys.
  • Damage deposits are refunded at the next full meeting of the Council AFTER the party. (fourth Thursday of the month).
  • There is a no noise policy after 11pm. All disco / loud music must be turned down at 10.30pm.
  • All equipment is used at the hirers own risk
  • There is a no smoking and no vaping policy in the venue and the grounds.

Venue in the Village Availability

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

1926- 2022


On behalf of the Councillors and staff of Great Coates Village Council we
extend our condolences to the Royal Family on the passing of Her Majesty,
Queen Elizabeth II.
Her Majesty the Queen was the longest serving monarch in British history who
devoted her life to our country, bringing unity, strength and hope, an
exceptional person admired and respected throughout the world.
We will be writing to His Majesty the King, Charles III and members of the
Royal Family to express our sincere condolences on behalf of the village of
Great Coates.

You may visit and sign the official book of condolence at